LAKE SWIM XI
July 18, 2015 • Northwood Lake • Northwood NH •
Wah-Tut-Ca Scout Reservation
Join the contingent of dedicated friends and brothers be prepared to go the three-mile distance across Northwood Lake. Lake Swim XI celebrates our love of Scout Camps and honors one of our own; our friend and brother Andrew Curry Green.
Since 2005 groups of friends and brothers have swam the length of Northwood Lake. . This fundraising event was a big part of building the Andrew Curry Green Boathouse and the Craig Ryder Whaleboat. This year the majority of the proceeds from this event will benefit the Key Foundation Scholarships including the Patrick A. Doyle NOAC scholarship.
Swimmers will check-in at 8:30am at MacCallum's Boathouse. The swim will start approximately at 10:00am. Swimmers are expected to begin reaching the shore of Wah-Tut-Ca between 11:30 and 1:00pm.
At the close of the swim is the annual TKF Family BBQ. Friends and Brothers, families and children from all over the country are returning home to the hallowed shores of WTCSR.
Wah-Tut-Ca Campership For First Time Units
For Units That Haven't Attended WTCSR In The Last 10 years or Have Never Attended At All.
The Key Foundation Inc. established the Gordon R. Williams Welcome Home Fund. This program is made available to units that have never attended WTCSR as a Troop or Crew in the last 10 years. Units can apply for funding up to $25/youth member. These funds are paid directly to the unit. This fund is available to any Scout Unit from any Council attending Wah-Tut-Ca.
It is the foundation's belief that once a unit attends WTCSR that they will feel at home and as a result of Wah-Tut-Ca's unique program opportunities they are likely to return in the future. This program is established to as a result of the Key Foundation's commitment to the promotion of Wah-Tut-Ca and the benefits of summer camping
This fund is named after Gordon R. Williams, a former career professional of the BSA and Wah-Tut-Ca's first Camp Director.. Applications will be reviewed on a first come first reviewed basis. Deadline for application is March 31, 2015.
Each year the Key Foundation Inc. provides grants for Boy & Cub Scout Summer Camps for the enhancement of programs offered during the season. These grants are available to all Scouting camps accredited by The National Council of the Boy Scouts of America. Individual grants range from $200-$1,000 and can be used for a variety of items that will add to a youth's summer camping experience. The grant must be spent before the opening of the camp's 2015 season. Often grants are given for program materials and equipment that add to a summer theme or a program area. Proposals are awarded by the Foundations Board of Directors and are based upon annual funds available, and the merit of the proposal. The Camp Director and Camping Chairman must approve the Grant application before submission. APPLY HERE